Prairie View A&M University
Historically Black College

 

William H. Holland, a medal of honor recipient, sponsored the bill providing for Prairie View Normal College (now Prairie View A&M University).


CUNEY-HARE, MAUD

Notables

1903 - 1910 Board of Instructions

Presidents of Prairie View A&M University

RUTLEDGE, LORENZO C.  
  Principal
ANDERSON, E. H. Principal
ANDERSON, LAURINE CECIL Principal
Edward Lavoisier Blackshear  Principal
Ella F. Sheppard
MACK MATTHEW RODGERS
BANKS, WILLETTE RUTHERFORD  Principal
TAYLOR, HOBART T., SR. Alumni
CHATMAN, JOSEPH ALVIN Alumni
CHISUM, ETHELYN MILDRED TAYLOR Alumni
AYCOX, NANIE BELLE JENKINS Alumni
RUTLEDGE, PAUL LAWRENCE, SR Alumni
RYAN, JAMES DELBRIDGE Alumni
CONNER, JEFFIE OBREA ALLEN Alumni
EDWARDS, MARTIN LUTHER Alumni
Maud Cuney-Hare Alumni
HUNTER, MARY EVELYN V. EDWARDS Alumni
PERRY, ERVIN SEWELL Alumni
RODGERS, M. M. Alumni
HOLLAND, WILLIAM H. sponsored the bill
GUNTER, ALMA PENNELL Alumni
GREENE, HARRY WASHINGTON Dean
FERGUSON, THOMAS JEFFERSON Alumni
FAIRCHILD, THORNTON MCNAI Alumni
DEWITTY, VIRGIE CARRINGTON Alumni
CUNEY, NORRIS WRIGHT sponsored the bill
CRAFT, JUANITA JEWEL SHANKS Alumni
BURTON, WALTER MOSES sponsored the bill
BOONE, THEODORE SYLVESTER Alumni
ADAIR, CHRISTIA V. DANIELS Alumni
YATES, JOHN HENRY [JACK] brother Paul Alumni
WHITE, LULU BELLE MADISON Alumni
SMITH, LONNIE E. Alumni
SMITH, ASHBEL commissioners to establish
SMITH, ROBERT LLOYD legislative proposals
SIMS, MARY JANE Teacher
SCOTT, ISAIAH BENJAMIN Teacher
SCOTT, THOMAS MORTON board of directors
RUTLEDGE, JAMES S. Alumni
PROSSER, INEZ BEVERLY Alumni
LOUD, IRA BENJAMIN Alumni
JACKSON, ANDREW WEBSTER Alumni
JACKSON, CHARLES EMERSON Alumni
HARGIS, JOHN W. Alumni
DEWALT, O. P. Alumni
BULLOCK, HENRY ALLEN Teacher

 

Robert Lloyd Smith was elected as a Republican to the Twenty-fourth and Twenty-fifth legislatures in 1894 and 1896 from predominantly white Colorado County. He was a strong supporter of Prairie View Normal School.

 

Presidents of Prairie View A&M University

L.W. Minor              1878 (Principal)
E.H. Anderson           1879-1885 (Principal)
L.C. Anderson           1885-1897 (Principal)
E.L. Blackshear         1897-1915 (Principal)
I.M. Terrel             1915-1918 (Principal)
J.G. Osborne            1918-1925 (Principal)
W.R. Banks              1926-1947 (Principal)
E.B. Evans              1947-1966
A.I. Thomas             1966-1983
P.A. Pierre             1983-1989
J.W. Becton, Jr.        1989-1994
C.A. Hines              1994-2003
G.C. Wright             Current

 

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